W.A.S.P.'s concept album "The Crimson Idol" of 1992 tells the story of the famous rockstar Jonathan who always was a unloved child. And it's finally re-released!
Jonathan bolts and hits the road to town to seek greener pastures. Spoilers: He makes it and becomes a globally celebrated star living the appropriate life with girls, drugs, alcohol and fast cars. However, he still hasn't found happiness. After all, he realizes that he doesn't really care about anything he achieved and he won't ever get the only thing that's important to him - the love and appreciation of his parents.
Trackliste - The crimson idol
- 1.The Titanic Overture
- 2.The Invisible Boy
- 3.Arena Of Pleasure
- 4.Chainsaw Charlie (Murders in the New Morgue)
- 5.The Gypsy Meets The Boy
- 6.Doctor Rockter
- 7.I Am One
- 8.The Idol
- 9.Hold on to My Heart
- 10.The Great Misconceptions of Me
- 11.The Story Of Jonathan (Prologue To The Crimson Idol)